Thursday, 2 October 2014
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Jun 23 2011 | 10:07am ET
Axa Framlington has hired a hedge fund veteran to help run its healthcare funds.
Linda Thomson will work on the firm’s Health and Biotech funds, headed by Gemma Game, who joined the Axa in April. Thomson comes to the firm from hedge fund Clear River Capital.
“Linda’s diversified skill set—encompassing bottom-up, fundamental stock research and analysis of the global pharmaceuticals and biotechnology sectors and portfolio construction—makes her a natural fit to join us and we look forward to having her on board,” Mark Beveridge, global head of Axa Framlington, said.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
"I tell people that everybody likes good news and so if you have good performance that’s wonderful,” explains Mike McKitish of Peddie School's endowment, “but it’s the people that want to talk about the bad news or where they drifted and how they came back and how they stayed to their discipline…” that he wants to hear from. Read more…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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